The Tennessee Aquarium is a private, non-profit organization and volunteers are vital to our success. Aquarium Volunteers educate our guests, care for our plants and animals, assist in our offices or volunteer behind the acrylic walls as divers. Discover the unique, educational and fun volunteer opportunities at the Tennessee Aquarium.
Docents are stationed throughout the Aquarium galleries to share information about the habitats, animals and plants. Learn More
Volunteers are trained to provide daily care can keep our exhibits looking healthy and clean. Learn More
Teen volunteers help visitors locate camouflaged animals, assist guests and share interesting animal facts. Learn More
Summer Day Camp Volunteer
Day Camp volunteers help with crafts, snacks, hiking, canoeing and field trips for younger children during the Education department's summer camp. Learn More
Volunteer SCUBA divers are experienced certified divers who help aquarium staff care for the exhibits. Divers also entertain, educate and interact with visitors during live dive presentations. Learn More
Channel 3 Eyewitness News
Offical Sponsor of the Tennessee Aquarium Volunteer program.